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Jonathan W Bredow

Name

[Bredow, Jonathan W]
  • Chair

Professional Preparation

    • 1989 Ph.D. in ECEUniversity of Kansas
    • 1980 M.S. in BMEIowa State
    • 1977 B.S. in ECEKansas State

Research and Expertise

  • AREAS OF EXPERTISE
    Remote sensing, radar, microwave circuits, antennas, electromagnetics, digital signal processing, and digital systems.

Publications

      Journal Article 2010
      • P. Ankolekar, S. Rosner, R. Isaac, J. Bredow, "Multi-bit Error Correction Methods for Latency-Constrained Flash Memory Systems," IEEE Transactions on Device and Materials Reliability, v. 10, no. 1, pp. 33-39.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • V.M. Vikram, S. Sha, J. Bredow, M. Lu, "Wideband Cavity Backed Slot Antenna for Automotive Monopulse Radars," Electronics Letters, v. 46, no. 10, pp. 675-677.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]
      2010
      • H. Zhai, S. Tjuatja, J. Bredow, M. Lu, "A Quasi-Planar Conical Antenna with Broad Bandwidth and Omnidirectional Pattern for Ultrawideband Radar Sensor Network Applications," IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, v. 58, no. 11, pp. 3480-3489.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Journal Article 2009
      • M. Lu, J.W. Bredow, S.Y. Jung, and S. Tjuatja, "Evaluation of Green's Functions of Rectangular Cavities around Resonant Frequencies in the Method of Moments," IEEE Antennas and Propagation Letters, v. 8, pp. 204-208.
        {Journal Article} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2008
      • S. K. Gunnala, M. Lu, J. W. Bredow, and S. Tjuatja. "Subsurface sensing of near surface object using cavity backed slot (CBS) antenna," in IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (Boston, MA, 2008), pp. II189-II192.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • M. Lu, J. W. Bredow, S. Jung, and S. Tjuatja. "On the well-posedness of integral equations associated with cavity Green's functions around resonant frequencies," in IEEE AP-S International Symposium Proceedings (San Diego, CA, 2008), pp. 1-4.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2008
      • M. Lu, J. W. Bredow, S. Jung, and S. Tjuatja. "A novel wide-band slot antenna for ground penetrating radar," in IEEE AP-S International Symposium Proceedings (San Diego, CA, 2008), pp. 1-4.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Book Chapter 2007
      • M. Lu, J. W. Bredow, S. Jung, and S. Tjuatja. "A quasi-planar wide band conical antenna," Ultra-Wideband, Short Pulse Electromagnetics 8, C. Baum, A. Stone, and S. Tyo, Eds. Springer, 2007.
        {Book Chapter} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2007
      • M. Lu, N. W. Chen, J. W. Bredow, S. Jung, and S. Tjuatja. "Study of Photonic Crystals at Millimeter Wave Band," in IEEE AP-S International Symposium Proceedings (Honolulu, HI, 2007), pp. 177-180.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • M. Lu, J. W. Bredow, S. Jung, and S. Tjuatja. "On the resonant singularities associated with the Green's Functions of metallic rectangular cavities in the context of the Method of Moments," in IEEE AP-S International Symposium Proceedings (Honolulu, HI, 2007), pp. 2793-2796.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2007
      • M. Lu, J. W. Bredow, S. Jung, and S. Tjuatja. "Theoretical and experimental study of a quasi-planar conical antenna," in IEEE AP-S International Symposium Proceedings (Honolulu, HI, 2007), pp. 4777-4780.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

      Conference Proceeding 2006
      • M. Lu, J. W. Bredow, and S. Tjuatja. "A quasi-planar wide band conical antenna," in IEEE AP-S International Symposium Proceedings (Albuquerque, NM, 2006), pp. 2421-2424.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]
      2006
      • J. Bredow, C. Wright, and B. Manley. "Work in Progress - A model for cooperation between university and K-12 components in science and technology education," in 36th ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference (San Diego, CA, 2006), pp. 9-10.
        {Conference Proceeding} [Refereed/Juried]

Courses

      • EE 5190-001 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING GRADUATE SEMINAR

        EE 5190. ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING GRADUATE SEMINAR. 1 Hour.

        Topics vary from semester to semester. May be repeated for credit. Graded F, P. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of the department.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 3417-001 CONTINUOUS SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS

        EE 3417. CONTINUOUS SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS. 4 Hours - Lab component.

        Time-domain transient analysis, convolution, state-space analysis, frequency domain analysis, Laplace transforms and transfer functions, signal flow and block diagrams, Bode plots, stability criteria, Fourier series and transforms. Applications from control systems and signal processing. Problems and numerical examples using MATLAB will be covered during recitation and computer laboratory sessions. Prerequisite: Grade C or better in both EE 2347 and EE 2415.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 3417-101 CONTINUOUS SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS

        EE 3417. CONTINUOUS SIGNALS AND SYSTEMS. 4 Hours - Lab Component.

        Time-domain transient analysis, convolution, state-space analysis, frequency domain analysis, Laplace transforms and transfer functions, signal flow and block diagrams, Bode plots, stability criteria, Fourier series and transforms. Applications from control systems and signal processing. Problems and numerical examples using MATLAB will be covered during recitation and computer laboratory sessions. Prerequisite: Grade C or better in both EE 2347 and EE 2415.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 4327-001 THEORY AND DESIGN OF ANTENNAS

        EE 4327. THEORY AND DESIGN OF ANTENNAS. 3 Hours.

        Basic theory of antennas with emphasis on design and engineering application. Prerequisite: Grade of C or better in EE 3407.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5367-001 WIRELESS SYSTEMS AND PROPAGATION MODELING

        EE 5367. WIRELESS SYSTEMS AND PROPAGATION MODELING. 3 Hours.

        Fundamental principles and techniques of electromagnetic wave propagation as it applies to current wireless and cellular systems, development of models of propagation and their application in wireless system design, characteristics of microwave devices used in wireless systems, system and traffic design techniques used in wireless systems.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 3407-001 ELECTROMAGNETICS

        EE 3407. ELECTROMAGNETICS. 4 Hours.

        Time varying electric and magnetic fields, displacement current, Maxwells equations and transverse electromagnetic waves; plane waves in an unbounded medium, waves in media with planar interfaces, boundary conditions, reflection and transmission, plane waves in lossless and lossy media; electromagnetic waves in a bounded medium, guided waves, wave guides, propagation modes; transmission lines, circuit models of transmission lines, transmission line equations, reflection at discontinuities, terminations, transient response, steady state waves on transmission lines, open and short circuited lines, power flow, impedance matching and the Smith chart, antennas. Problems and experimental demonstrations will be covered during recitation and laboratory sessions. Prerequisite: C or better in both EE 2347 and PHYS 1444. Co-requisite is EE 3446.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 2403-001 ELECTRONICS I

        EE 2403. ELECTRONICS I. 4 Hours.

        Introduction to semiconductors, carrier statistics, drift and diffusion, semiconductor diodes, bipolar junction transistors (BJTs), and field-effect transistors (FETs). Circuit applications of diodes. Direct Current (DC) biasing and stability of circuits containing diodes, BJTs, and FETs. Introduction to mid-band single stage small signal analysis of BJT and FET circuits. Laboratory experiments to complement concepts learned in class. Prerequisite: Grade C or better in both EE 2415 and MATH 2326.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 2403-001 ELECTRONICS I

        EE 2403. ELECTRONICS I. 4 Hours.

        Introduction to semiconductors, carrier statistics, drift and diffusion, semiconductor diodes, bipolar junction transistors (BJTs), and field-effect transistors (FETs). Circuit applications of diodes. Direct Current (DC) biasing and stability of circuits containing diodes, BJTs, and FETs. Introduction to mid-band single stage small signal analysis of BJT and FET circuits. Laboratory experiments to complement concepts learned in class. Prerequisite: Grade C or better in both EE 2415 and MATH 2326.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 5367-001 WIRELESS SYSTEMS AND PROPAGATION MODELING

        EE 5367. WIRELESS SYSTEMS AND PROPAGATION MODELING. 3 Hours.

        Fundamental principles and techniques of electromagnetic wave propagation as it applies to current wireless and cellular systems, development of models of propagation and their application in wireless system design, characteristics of microwave devices used in wireless systems, system and traffic design techniques used in wireless systems.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus Contact info & Office Hours
      • EE 4330-001 FUNDAMENTALS OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS
        No Description Provided.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • EE 1104-001 INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING
        No Description Provided.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012 Download Syllabus
      • EE 1104-001 INTRODUCTION TO ENGINEERING
        No Description Provided.
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus
      • EE 2307-001 Electromagnetics I
        No Description Provided.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011 Download Syllabus